Upcoming Cambridge Talks – Why Can’t IT Projects be insured?
Another month, another BCS SPA talk. The next SPA Cambridge meeting will take place on Wednesday 14th January at Microsoft Research Centre, Cambridge.
Many organisations ...read more
Ubuntu 8.10 – It’s Great But With A Couple Of Problems
I am in the process of making my desktop computer into a work computer by removing Windows XP and going down the Ubuntu (8.10 Intrepid Ibex) route.
I thought I’d share some of the problems I had just in case some other people find my solutions useful since ...read more
Webkit Ported To EFL
CODA 2.0 Screencast
WordPress 2.7 Released
Linking, but not to development
Python 3.0 – The Fallout
A Ride Into The Bizarre
When I was at the University of Essex I won the Bowden Memorial Prize in my first year. Nothing too odd about that, but then in a magazine whilst I was at Uni I read an article that mentioned Dr Keith Bowden of the Computer Science Department dying in mysterious ...read more
Recent Cambridge Talks
SPA Cambridge Talk – Visual Studio Extensibility – December 10th
VSX: Extend Your Development Experience
Jean-Marc Prieur (Microsoft)
December 10th 2008, 7:00pm (light buffet) 7:30pm (talk)
Event sponsored by Red Gate Software.
Microsoft Visual Studio provides a great set ...
Skynet Now Owns All Your Links
Terminator 3 Movie Poster
Stunning animated movie poster. I think I should say up front that I am one of those people who think the first movie is the best, but robotic killing machines exterminating mankind is quite entertaining. Updated to the direct link. You can access the SWF directly ...
Adobe ASL 1.0.39 Released
The latest version also works with the latest 1.37 release of Boost and even contains the Intel Threading Building ...read more
Interesting Use Of Google Chrome – Awesomium
Well, actually more an interesting use of Webkit rather than Chromium I suppose…
Awesomium enables offscreen rendering of webpages by using the Chromium libraries which in turn are based on Webkit. Rendering to an offscreen buffer means you can embed the web content on things like OpenGL surfaces.
Currently the ...read more
Upcoming Cambridge Talk – BCS SPA
Boost 1.37 Released
Mac Coding For Windows
Write a Cocoa application, create a new target and compile it for Windows. Easy as that. The Cocotron project gives the opportunity for developers to do just that.read more
Turn my face into a link
Art and random web junk
Turn Your Name Into A Face
Does exactly what it says in the title.
Comic Book Tropes
Comic books formulaic? No…
100 Illustrated Horror Film Posters: Part 1
Before the days of computer hackery…
Upcoming Cambridge Talks
It has been a while since I have said anything about upcoming talks in Cambridge.
The original Apprentice is coming to town – Cambridge Business Lectures
10th November 2008 5.30pm
Tim Campbell, the winner of the first series of The Apprentice, is coming to Cambridge. Tim will talking on “Much ...
Visiting Thanko’s Tokyo Mecca of USB Weirdness
Because you can never have too much USB powered junk laying all over your house and workplace.
Movie Posters with brand integration
Alternate movie posters with brand integration. I guess the James Bond one was probably too big for the Internet.